Aromatherapy diffusers are practical and versatile tools that are used to disperse the healing properties of aromatic pure essential oils into the air we breathe. With just some water and a few drops of your favorite oil, you can create a tranquil, fragrant home or work environment with a continuous sweet-smelling fragrant mist. From nebulizing and humidifying to evaporative and heat diffusers, there are several styles to choose from to fit everyone’s alternative medicine needs. Whether you’re looking to treat a specific ailment or simply change the mood of your surroundings, below are our top 10 picks for the best aromatherapy diffusers of 2014.
1. ZAQ Allay LiteMist Aromatherapy Essential Oil Diffuser
Utilizing innovative LiteMist technology to break up essential oils into a mist of micro-particles for diffusion, the ZAQ Allay LiteMist Aromatherapy Essential Oil Diffuser requires no heating or burning. Tall and proud, this diffuser is outfitted with bright blue, pink, or orange to make a bold statement of classy luxury in a sleek modern design. With a water capacity of 80 ml, the ZAQ Allay LiteMist can invigorate your senses for up to four hours.
2. ZAQ Noor LiteMist Aromatherapy Essential Oil Diffuser
Shaped like the ancient Egyptian pyramids, the ZAQ Noor LiteMist Aromatherapy Essential Oil Diffuser is designed to bring Zen to any home or workspace with its contemporary triangular style. Available in white, pink, or lime green, this diffuser uses the same LiteMist technology to allow users to benefit from aromatherapy and the humidifying effect of the water vapor. Boasting an auto shut-off, the ZAQ Noor LiteMist features color-changing LED mood lighting with customizable color selection for ultimate relaxation.
3. BriteLeafs 2-in-1 Ultrasonic Aroma Diffuser and Humidifier
With whisper-quiet ultrasonic operation and an auto shut-off when water is low, the BriteLeafs 2-in-1 Ultrasonic Aroma Diffuser and Humidifier creates instant relaxing aromatherapy while providing moisture for dry skin, sinus irritation, or coughing. Its high capacity water tank holds 100 ml with four timer settings of 30, 60, 120, or 180 minutes each. With the BriteLeafs 2-in-1, users can choose from six soothing color lights while 2.4 million ultrasonic vibrations per second diffuse the included lavender essential oils.
4. Greenair Spa Vapor Advanced Wellness Instant Healthful Mist Therapy
New and improved with a ceramic disc to prevent oil corrosion, the Greenair Spa Vapor Advanced Wellness Instant Healthful Mist Therapy works with normal tap water and ultrasonic pulsations to create a soothing, healing vapor for aromatherapy benefits. By creating an ultra-fine mist, the diffuser can handle all grades of essential oils and suspend them in the air for up to six hours. The Greenair Instant Healthful Mist Therapy also offers six rotating LED lights with changing colors for a beautiful glow.
5. Smiley Daisy Essential Oil Diffuser
Featuring a mini cool mist humidifier to increase air moisture for easier breathing, the Smiley Daisy Essential Oil Diffuser is designed with whisper-quiet 2.4 MHz advanced ultrasonic technology to increase oxygen flow, relieve stress, and promote overall well-being. As no heat source is required, essential oils are completely discharged without degradation for their fullest aromatherapeutic effects. In addition to various lighting color options, the Smiley Daisy comes with an A/C adapter, convenient measuring cup, and operation guide.
6. Riverock Essential Oil Diffuser by Deneve
For the most serene relaxation experience, the Riverock Essential Oil Diffuser by Deneve is shaped with the smooth, round texture of a riverbed pebble while the faint sound of mist arising from the water stimulates a babbling brook in your abode. Considered the quietest essential oil diffuser on the market, it can operate for five hours on full water capacity to invigorate up to 250 square feet of coverage. Backed by a lifetime 100% satisfaction guarantee, the Riverock serves as mood enhancement as well as accent lighting with a modern LED light band.
7. AromaSoft Essential Oil Diffuser
With built-in safety features and an automatic shut-off to provide true set-and-forget operation, the AromaSoft Essential Oil Diffuser uses tap water and your favorite essential o
ils for instant diffusion. Users can enjoy seven soft and eye-pleasing colors that slowly rotate while the diffusing does its job. Available with a bonus eBook and a six-month guarantee, the AromaSoft Essential Oil Diffuser is designed to deliver a sensual mist to melt the day’s stress away.
8. Aromafier Portable Fragrance Diffuser
Offered with a gift set of lavender, tea tree, eucalyptus, lemongrass, sweet orange, and peppermint essential oils, the Aromafier Portable Fragrance Diffuser has a compact size to create a spa experience on the go. This diffuser allows you to use 2 AA batteries, a USB connection, or an A/C adapter for projecting soothing aromatherapy through the silent fan. Small, but effective, the Aromafier Portable Fragrance Diffuser comes in white, orange, purple, or green.
9. Samyo Aromatherapy Essential Oil Purifier and Diffuser
Using ultrasonic waves to instantly vaporize water and essential oils, the Samyo Aromatherapy Essential Oil Purifier and Diffuser produces a dry fragrant mist with four timer settings up to 180 minutes each. Not only does the diffuser keep essential oils 100% natural without burning or heating, but it also refreshes and humidifies the quality of air breathed in. With a noise level less than 35 dB, the Samyo diffuser can produce mist output of 33 ml per hour.
10. Signstek 1500 ML Ultrasonic Aroma Diffuser and Humidifier
As a compact device with a sleek contemporary design, the Signstek 1500 ML Ultrasonic Aroma Diffuser and Humidifier avoids heating elements to safely produce the ultimate aromatherapy experience with “happy feeling” negative ions. With delicate carved patterns of dragonflies or windmills, the diffuser has colorful LED lights that change colors automatically. The Signstek Ultrasonic Aroma Diffuser features an adjustable amount of mist intensity and spray jet direction to provide users full control over their aromatherapy treatment.